PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - A non-profit in Charlotte County is helping veterans get back on their feet. The Jewish Family and Children Services of the Suncoast is based in..
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami man accused of fatally shooting his wife and posting a photo of her corpse on Facebook has been charged with first-degree murder. A plea hear..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is asking school superintendents once again to finalize pay raises for teachers. Scott on Monday sent out a lette..
MIAMI (AP) - Florida teens scored lower than their international peers in math and science and about the same in reading on a global test. Results released Tuesda..
LONGWOOD, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a bear attacked a central Florida woman while she was walking her dog. The incident happened Monday night in Longwood. ..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The co-founder of Outback Steakhouse is donating $5 million to Tampa's Moffitt Cancer Center. The donation by Chris Sullivan was announced Mond..
MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) - A woman who ate Thanksgiving dinner alone at a Melbourne restaurant left a big surprise for those who worked the holiday shift. Florida Tod..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - On one of the busiest flying days of the year, Delta Air Lines cancelled an Atlanta-bound commercial flight from Gainesville Regional Airport to accommodat..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - If you dished out a lot of money over the last few days, it's now time to give back. That's the idea behind a new national effort called #GivingTuesday. It kicks..
NAPLES, Fla. - The Naples Historical Society has decked the halls of the Historic Palm Cottage, and is inviting guests to take a holiday tour. Historic Palm Cottage, built in 1895,..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Counselors helping people use the federal government's online health exchange are giving mixed reviews to the updated site, with some zipping through t..
FORT MYERS, FL.--The City of Fort Myers has voted to spend more than $20,000 to install lightning detectors at three city parks.Some say Florida is the lightning capitol of the wor..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - It's your money and almost $14 million of it has been set aside to build the new Fort Myers library. It was supposed to be open in October. But it's still closed..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A mother is pleading for answers in her son's unsolved murder from seven years ago in Fort Myers. Police say they found 31-year-old Joshua Kent shot and killed wh..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A driver was allegedly attacked and robbed after accidentally hitting a dog that was running loose on Broadway Avenue last night."When I stopped, I called 911 imm..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.,- Problems in the air?? Well, island residents are saying there is a huge problem with planes flying over Fort Myers Beach. They say planes are flying too cl..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - John Sullivan lost to Marni Sawicki by 121 votes, but he's not ready to give up. A complaint asking for a recount says that although the Supervisor of Elections ..
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - The president of an Idaho aquarium convicted in the illegal shipping of protected sharks and rays from Florida was sentenced Monday to a year and a day in pri..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Lottery officials say a winning Mega Money ticket worth $1.3 million remains unclaimed. The ticket expires Dec. 15, which is 180 ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County detectives continue their search for the man accused of opening fire at House of Brewz on November 27. According to LCSO, Jose Martins, 33, may be driv..